Synopses & Reviews
In Rise of the Guardians
, North (Alec Baldwin), Bunnymund (Hugh Jackman), Tooth (Isla Fisher), and Sandman try to recruit the mysterious Jack Frost (Chris Pine) to help them stop Pitch (Jude Law) from putting an end to childhood belief and sending the world into eternal darkness.
Rise of the Guardians is one of DreamWorks Animationand#8217;s most ambitious films to date, allowing families to get to know the icons of childhood in a whole new way. Its mythic premise provided the artists at the studio with an opportunity to let their imaginations soar, producing a truly unique take on the imaginary figures of childhood and the innocence and joy they represent. The Art of Rise of the Guardians is a fascinating look at the ways these artists and craftspeople collaborated to create a stunning CG movie in 3D that will change the way we look at childhood.
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is the editor in chief of Animation Magazine
. A journalist who has covered the film and television industries for over twenty years, his writing has appeared in Variety
, the Hollywood Reporter
, the Los Angeles Times
, and Movieline
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Alec Baldwin is a veteran actor with over forty film credits who stars in the award-winning television show 30 Rock. He lives in New York City.
A true luminary and creative spirit, William Joyce has put his personal stamp on childrenand#8217;s media in every direction. He lives in Shreveport, Louisiana, and is the founder of Moonbot Studios.